The table below looks at the statistics for Oracle APEX skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Oracle APEX over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle Application Express (APEX)
Rank 44 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Oracle APEX 13 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.47% 0.68% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.50% 9.09% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Average daily rate
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£494 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £31.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -37.00%
Oracle APEX
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Development Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
113 22 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.48% 7.48% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 8 34
Average daily rate £450 £275 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -27.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 16
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Oracle APEX
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Oracle APEX across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Oracle APEX Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle APEX
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Oracle APEX across the Gloucestershire region.

Oracle APEX Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Oracle APEX
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle APEX within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 1 £430 -
Oracle APEX
South West

Oracle APEX
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle APEX.

1 16 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (56.25%) UNIX
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Degree
8 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared

Oracle APEX
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Oracle APEX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Oracle APEX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Oracle Developer
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Oracle Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) XML
1 6 (37.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Database Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 16 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle